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Wildlife Vets International investigate disease risks of Sumatran tigers

In 2014, Action for the Wild provided a £5,000 donation to Wildlife Vets International...

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A big thank you to to 25th Colchester (St Matthew’s) Guides!

Colchester Zoo’s Action for the Wild would like to say a big thank you to 25th...

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Primates saved from the pet trade

Young chimpanzees and monkeys once destined for the illegal pet trade are being given...

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Releasing Elephants…

The Elephant Orphanage Project in Zambia has entered a very exciting phase in the...

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Colchester Zoo keeper's story of volunteering at Vulpro

Kat Smith, one of our keepers at Colchester Zoo, volunteered at Vulpro in May 2015....

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N/a’an ku sê continue their vital work!

N/a’an ku sê are continuing their work in the field of human / carnivore conflict...

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How the Red Panda Project helps local communities!

The Red Panda Network’s Forest Guardian programme not only empowers communities...

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UmPhafa through the eyes of an intern

I've never had a gap year, and I honestly didn't think I'd missed out on anything,...

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Latest News

  • Wildlife Vets International investigate disease risks of Sumatran tigers

    In 2014, Action for the Wild provided...

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  • A big thank you to to 25th Colchester (St Matthew’s) Guides!

    Colchester Zoo’s Action for the...

    Find out more
    01
  • Primates saved from the pet trade

    Young chimpanzees and monkeys once...

    Find out more
    01
  • Releasing Elephants…

    The Elephant Orphanage Project...

    Find out more
    01
  • Colchester Zoo keeper's story of volunteering at Vulpro

    Kat Smith, one of our keepers at...

    Find out more
    01
  • N/a’an ku sê continue their vital work!

    N/a’an ku sê are continuing...

    Find out more
    01
  • How the Red Panda Project helps local communities!

    The Red Panda Network’s Forest...

    Find out more
    01
  • UmPhafa through the eyes of an intern

    I've never had a gap year, and...

    Find out more
    01

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See and do

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  • Feature: Internship

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Action for the Wild is Colchester Zoo’s charitable arm

Action for the Wild became a charity in 2004

Action for the Wild has donated over £1.5 million to animal conservation to date